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Bookkeeping Mistakes That Put Small Businesses at Risk

On July 14, 2015, Posted by , In Bookkeeping, By ,, , With Comments Off on Bookkeeping Mistakes That Put Small Businesses at Risk

Bookkeeping is a critical part of every business and it is not quite as easy as it may seem. Many small business owners believe that handling their own bookkeeping will save money, but this may not be the best idea in the long run. Bookkeeping errors can impede the growth…

Small Business Bookkeeping Timeline: Tasks to Do and When to Do Them

On July 9, 2015, Posted by , In Bookkeeping, By ,, , With Comments Off on Small Business Bookkeeping Timeline: Tasks to Do and When to Do Them

The key to managing your business finances is to create a plan, follow a budget, regularly review results, and always follow proper bookkeeping practices. However, many small business owners have the same question about bookkeeping: When is it time to do what? We have created a timeline of when to take…

How to Keep Receipts Organized for Pain Free Bookkeeping

On July 7, 2015, Posted by , In Bookkeeping, By ,, , With Comments Off on How to Keep Receipts Organized for Pain Free Bookkeeping

It’s not often that you hear of a small business owner turning down a receipt. Not because they enjoy spending hours organizing them and getting them to their accountant, but because without them their tax return could be in peril. Receipts are audit protection, and these little pieces of paper…

Bookkeeping Tips That Will Save Time and Money

On July 1, 2015, Posted by , In Bookkeeping, By ,, , With Comments Off on Bookkeeping Tips That Will Save Time and Money

Some small business owners view bookkeeping as a task that will take them away from their business and become a burden. Others are made nervous by the thought of incorrectly keeping track of their bookkeeping and being greeted by the IRS. Being a successful business owner doesn’t mean you have…

How to Take Control of Your Business Finances

On June 30, 2015, Posted by , In Bookkeeping, By ,, , With Comments Off on How to Take Control of Your Business Finances

Starting a business is exciting, but by not establishing solid accounting and small business bookkeeping strategies, you could be putting your business in peril before you even start. It can start to get expensive if you do not correctly record your deductions, or make a mistake involving taxes or insurance….

10 Productivity Tips to Work Smarter, Not Harder

On June 25, 2015, Posted by , In Business, By ,, , With Comments Off on 10 Productivity Tips to Work Smarter, Not Harder

There are never enough hours in the day for a business owner. The “to do” list will feel a mile long whether you’re a solo entrepreneur or have a team to help. Many days end up being longer than normal, drowning yourself in coffee, and struggling to remember what “sleep” even…

Small Business Marketing on a Small Business Budget

On June 23, 2015, Posted by , In Business, With Comments Off on Small Business Marketing on a Small Business Budget

Marketing is a crucial part to any small business. Marketing your small business may have sounded easy at first, but you will soon realize it is no piece of cake. It may seem intimidating, but there are plenty of marketing ideas you can take advantage of. If you are looking…

10 Business Books to Add to Your Summer Reading List

On June 18, 2015, Posted by , In Business, By ,, , With Comments Off on 10 Business Books to Add to Your Summer Reading List

Summer is always a great time to catch up on your reading. There are more than enough business books to be put on your list. We have compiled our own list of books that will bring you to the top of your business game. Influence: The Psychology of Persuasion by…

Building Strong Vendor Relationships for Small Business Success

On June 16, 2015, Posted by , In Vendor Relations, By ,, , With Comments Off on Building Strong Vendor Relationships for Small Business Success

Vendors provide critical services for any business. By outsourcing to them they allow a small business owner to focus entirely on the business, employees, and clients. The more you get along with your vendors, the more smoothly projects will go. An important dynamic to understand is that both parties need…

Accountant vs. Bookkeeping Help in Wilmington NC

On June 11, 2015, Posted by , In Bookkeeping, By ,, , With Comments Off on Accountant vs. Bookkeeping Help in Wilmington NC

Many small business owners question hiring someone who can help them understand the finances involved when owning a business. However, many don’t realize there is a difference between an accountant and bookkeeping help in Wilmington NC. Both offer similar services, but understanding which one you need can be difficult. What…